Team Avenue Baseball has a different format than most of the traditional baseball clubs and academies. Players from all over the USA and other countries participate in our events. We have no permanent teams.
Players who wish to attend high profile tournaments, international tournaments or need additional game time are welcome anytime to play. Be sure to give us a call with ant questions. 559-761-9421
"I would recommend Team Avenue to any serious baseball player who wants to further their career to the collegiate level and or beyond. Thomari Story-Harden and his staff are willing to help and provide baseball players with the necessary instruments to further their game, the mental approach to the game and when you are not actually in the “game" and teach how the recruiting process REALLY works. Besides the baseball side of things, Team Avenue is very SERIOUS but yet FUN at the same time. I had a tremendous experience with my teammates and
Former Major League Baseballoutfielder, coach and front office executive. During a 17-year big league career (1966–1982), Smith appeared in 1,987 games, hit 314 home runs and batted .287. He was a switch-hitter who threw right-handed. In his prime, he had one of the strongest throwing arms of any outfielder in the big leagues. Smith played at least 70 games in 13 different seasons, and in every one of those 13 seasons, his team had a winning record.
After his playing career ended, Smith rejoined the Dodgers, where he served as a coach under Tommy Lasorda, a minor league instructor and a player development official.
A local standout at El Cerrito High, the 6 '7 - 270lb Story-Harden starred in football and baseball before getting drafted in the 8th Round of the 1998 Amatuer Draft by the LA Dodgers. He played with the LA Dodgers organization for 6 years. Thomari then made the move to the East Coast playing 3 years of Independent Baseball in which he made the Frontier League All Star Team in 2005.
Once his pro career ended, Thomari re-focused his commitment to giving back to the youth of the Central Valley (California) area by starting the Team Avenue Baseball Academy and Avenue Outreach, a non-profit baseball Read more...